Coin of Antioch with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–217


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.24 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.2999

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right.
IVLIA AVGVST
Reverse: Genius of Antioch standing, head to left, branch in right hand, cornucopia in left.
G ENCOL AN TIOCH

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour